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  1. The price of a day of watching grassroots rugbyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Tasman Makos number eight Shannon Frizell in action during an ITM Cup pre-season match against Otago at Trafalgar Park in Nelson. If you want to get in touch with grassroots sport there are few better places than packing into the stands at your provincial rugby ground.

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  2. How Powerful is Your Passport?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | PSFK

    The Passport Index ranks passports of the world by how freely citizens can travel the globe without the need for a visa If you're a frequent international traveler, you probably look forward to the next stamp that will be added to the collection of pages inside. But as you approach airport security, clutching the document in your hand, have you ever wondered just how powerful it is? The answer depends on your passport's country of origin.

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  3. It's more than just Jarryd Hayne ... the other Australians who stand...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Age

    In with a shout: Pittsburgh punter Brad Wing is battling with fellow Australian Jordan Berry for a spot on the Steelers' roster. Jarryd Hayne isn't the only Australian who stands a chance of making a 53-man NFL roster, as fellow countrymen Jordan Berry, Brad Wing, Jesse Williams and David Yankey also survived yesterday's player cuts.

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  4. New Zealander sucked into pla...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Korea Herald

    A 51-year-old engineer working at an airplane testing facility has been sucked into an engine and killed. Domestic carrier Air New Zealand confirmed the man was performing routine maintenance on a Lockheed C-130 Hercules airplane engine just after 8 a.m. Monday at the Woodbourne air field in Blenheim when he was sucked into the engine.

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  5. Melbourne Etihad Stadium branding rights up for grabsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Age

    Sport fans arriving at Melbourne's Etihad Stadium will face a battle both on and off the field as the city's second largest entertainment venue moves to sell branding rights for the arena's seats, footpaths, WiFi and external entrances. In an Australian first, Etihad has introduced an ambitious strategy to lease to corporate Australia the dome's internal and external real estate for mega-size marketing installations, giving carte blanche to full ground-to-ceiling branding of the venue's internal seats and walkways.

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  6. WWII vet transmitted news of Japanese surrender 70 years agoRead the original story

    24 min ago | WTVC

    Stephen Dennis remembers Sept. 2, 1945, well. It was the day the Japanese officially surrendered in World War II and the day he helped news organizations get the word out about it to the world.

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  7. A-League call-upRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Examiner

    LAUNCESTON'S growing reputation as a breeding ground for soccer players has seen Northern Rangers duo Yitay Towns and Harry Thannhauser invited to train with A-League outfit Central Coast Mariners. LAUNCESTON'S growing reputation as a breeding ground for soccer players has seen Northern Rangers duo Yitay Towns and Harry Thannhauser invited to train with A-League outfit Central Coast Mariners.

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  8. CRICKET: Wonder Wells steers Rockhampton to league titleRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Gazette Series

    ROCKHAMPTON have been crowned champions of the West of England Premier League Glos/Wilts Division after a season-long fight at the top of the table with Chippenham. And they did it in some fashion with a stunning victory over basement side Apperley which was all wrapped up within 38 overs of the match starting.

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  9. Market Report, 'Longreach Oil Limited (LGO) - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances Profile', publishedRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | PR-inside.com

    Summary Longreach Oil Limited is an oil and gas exploration company. The company provides oil and gas exploration services in Australia.

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  10. Flight check: Auckland to Norfolk Island on Air NZRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    My seat: 8F - I requested a window seat as it was a short flight and I wanted to see the island as we approached. Fellow passengers: Senior citizens in cowboy hats mostly, visiting for Norfolk Island's country music festival.

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  11. Barrick Gold Corp. Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Barrick Gold Corp. have earned a consensus recommendation of "Hold" from the thirteen research firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat reports . Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company.

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  12. .com | Australian minister claims media 'jihad' against govtRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    Australia's Immigration Minister Peter Dutton claimed on Tuesday that sections of the Australian media were conducting a "jihad" against his government ahead of a by-election seen as a bellwether. Dutton, whose department has faced recent criticism, said the national broadcaster ABC and Fairfax Media, publishers of the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age newspapers, were campaigning to bring down the government.

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  13. California to end unlimited isolation for most gang leadersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KSWO

    Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents are still without power after a monsoon storm knocked down trees and power poles, slowed air travel and damaged buildings. Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, were without power more than 12 hours after a monsoon storm knocked down trees, damaged buildings and toppled a tractor-trailer on a freeway.

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  14. Lebanese group stages sit-in at ministry over trash crisisRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KSWO

    Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents are still without power after a monsoon storm knocked down trees and power poles, slowed air travel and damaged buildings. Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, were without power more than 12 hours after a monsoon storm knocked down trees, damaged buildings and toppled a tractor-trailer on a freeway.

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  15. From Wingham to Darwin to win and set recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wingham Chronicle

    SCOTT Brown wants to be an example to his students at Wingham High School. He wants them to know that anything is achievable if you set goals.

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  16. Country and city golf clubs seeking Reid BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wingham Chronicle

    After coming runner up at the NSW CHS State Match Play championships and fantastic results in the Jack Newton junior golf series, city and country clubs alike are courting Wingham junior Reid Brown to represent them. At the end of June Reid played for the Hunter Team in the NSW CHS Champions at Camden Lakeside and Macquarie Links, and while there played in the State Match Play championships.

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  17. Barbara Brecht-Schall, Bertolt Brecht's daughter, dies at 84Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her : Stephen Dennis remembers Sept. 2, 1945, well.

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  18. Xi meets Vanuatu prime ministerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    Chinese President Xi Jinping met on Tuesday with Vanuatu Prime Minister Sato Kilman in Beijing, vowing to keep offering the South Pacific country economic and technical aid as it recovers from being hit by a cyclone in March. Xi welcomed Kilman for his attendance of the upcoming commemorations of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.

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  19. Xi meets Papua New Guinea governor-generalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Papua New Guinea Governor-General Michael Ogio on Tuesday, with both vowing more cooperation between their countries. Xi welcomed Ogio for his attendance of the upcoming commemorations of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.

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  20. Barrick Gold Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Barrick Gold has earned a consensus rating of "Hold" from the twenty analysts that are covering the firm, Market Beat.com reports . One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company.

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